Family: Geometridae

70.226 Brimstone Moth Opisthograptis luteolata

There are 6180 county records of 14506 individuals from 462 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [14470 Adult] [35 Larval] [1 Pupal] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Apr
2
May
1007
Jun
6824
Jul
4867
Aug
1569
Sep
165
Oct
13

Earliest: 03 Apr 1995 - Latest: 29 Oct 2016

Historical Abundance

2019
307
2018
1153
2017
1168
2016
791
2015
699
2014
929
2013
1337
2012
748
2011
735
2010
870

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
4790 (11713)
VC68
1390 (2793)

Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

Blackthorn Prunus spinosa
Common Hawthorn Crataegus monogyna
Midland Hawthorn Crataegus laevigata
Rowan Sorbus aucuparia
Wayfaring Tree Viburnum lantana

Find moths by larval food plants here.

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